• If you are looking for a role specialising in defended debt recovery, we would be very interested in hearing from you.  

    Brachers is a regional law firm of choice with offices in the heart of Kent. This role is based in our Maidstone office, but offering the successful applicant the opportunity to balance home and office working following a brief period of settling in. 

    We pride ourselves on delivering quality and value to our clients through continuous innovation, robust management practice and a commitment to excellence. We are encouraging applications from paralegals with commercial litigation or debt litigation experience all the way to chartered legal executives with a few years’ worth of experience under their belt.  

    The role

    • Managing your own litigated caseload of lower value small claims and higher value fast track matters for the firm’s loyal commercial clients 
    • Supporting the more senior members of the team with more complex debt litigation files
    • From time to time, you can expect to be providing support on some insolvency matters
    • Pursuing costs/debts and negotiating settlements in relation to the debts
    • You will be responsible for drafting a variety of legal documentation
    • Client care is of utmost importance to us and so you will be updating clients at all stages of their case throughout the litigation process 

     The ideal candidate

    • Previous experience in commercial litigation or debt litigation from a business-to-business background is absolutely essential 
    • Experience utilising case management systems 
    • You will be personable and a confident communicator to align with our client-care ethos and values 

    What we can offer you

    In return, we can offer you an excellent holiday package, a competitive salary, a genuine work/life balance with hybrid working and an exciting place to work. Additionally, we offer training and personal development opportunities, alongside a competitive salary and great benefits package including: 

    • pension
    • up to 26 days annual leave
    • discretionary bonus scheme
    • private medical insurance
    • life assurance
    • group income replacement scheme
    • staff discounts; and
    • regular social events

    Apply today

    If you are a fee earner with a solid background in defended debt recovery and are looking for the next step in your career, then we would like to hear from you. Please submit your CV with a covering e-mail, stating your salary expectations and notice period via our online form or by email to humanresources@brachers.co.uk  

    To be considered for this role you must be eligible to live and work in the UK.  

    Please note, we are not currently accepting applications for this role from agencies.  Speculative candidates submitted through agencies will not be considered.